Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

July 28, 2017
The University’s new Global Infectious Diseases Institute is facilitating cross-Grounds networking to tackle society’s biggest health threats.
July 27, 2017
Big challenges in health care, robotics, social issues and more require big data analysis. UVA’s Data Science Institute is leading the way.
July 24, 2017
UVA’s Blandy Experimental Farm, a research and learning facility in the northern Shenandoah Valley, serves dozens of scholars and tens of thousands of visitors each year.
July 20, 2017
A public benefit company, inspired by a UVA civil and environmental engineer, is delivering clean water in a very small package to users around the world.
July 13, 2017
Interim Vice President for Research Phil Parrish devoted his UVA career to advancing cross-disciplinary research.
July 12, 2017
A new University institute, dedicated to improving environmental resilience, will connect diverse disciplines on shared goals for bettering the future.
July 06, 2017
The moon will eclipse the sun on Aug. 21. An astronomer with an outreach mission is planning workshops and other activities for the public.
June 28, 2017
After the mass construction and distribution of “bee hotels,” environmental scientists at a UVA field station are learning about the dynamics of bee populations in Virginia.
June 21, 2017
Malaria remains a deadly problem in equatorial regions of the world as the chameleon-like parasite that causes the disease develops resistance to multiple drugs.
June 07, 2017
The UVA Environmental Resilience Institute and the Global Infectious Diseases Institute are the third and fourth pan-University institutes established since 2014 that unite scholars from many disciplines to tackle issues of major societal significance.